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JHARKHAND HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Dowry Prohibition Act, 1961, Section 3, 4-- Dowry death - Prosecution allegation that accused committed murder on account of non fulfillment of dowry demand - Evidence that husband and in-laws (excluding sister in law and brother in law) demanded Rs.20, 000 to purchase motor cycle - Evidence that torture was being committed by all the..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304 (Part II), Arms Act, 1959, Section 27, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 5-- Land dispute - Fire arm injury - Death on spot - Witnesses turning hostile and not supporting prosecution case - No evidence as to who brought gun and from where - No evidence as to who handed over the gun to accused in midst of quarrel between two groups - No evidence as to who took gun from..........
CALCUTTA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Part I - Nature of offence - Accused assaulted deceased wife with a wooden bar used for closing door in head, face and chest - Accused suspecting wife having extra marital relationship with his brother - Accused was also taking alcohol in routine and due to anger he hit his wife - Conviction..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 338, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Driver of bus while overtaking bullock cart hit the two wheeler coming from the opposite direction causing injury to both rider and pillion rider - Suggestion to eye witness in cross examination that since bullock cart was going ahead of bus, as such rider of motor..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 338, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Proof of - Driver of bus, while overtaking bullock cart, hit the two wheeler coming from the opposite direction - Two wheeler rider was moving on the correct side of the road and was not overtaking any vehicle - No duty cast on him to stop the vehicle - The conduct of..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 279, 338, 304A-- Rash and negligent driving - Driver of bus, while overtaking bullock cart, hit the two wheeler coming from the opposite direction - Pillion rider though described in detail the manner in which accident took place but could not give speed of the offending vehicle - Held, it is not speed but the..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304II, 323, 447-- Nature of offence - Co-accused acquittal by trial Court - Acquittal not challenged - Lathi blow by a young matured boy on the head of an old lady - Even if incident took place at the spur of moment, even then appellant had knowledge that the injury inflicted was likely to cause death - Offence..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Part-I - Murder or culpable homicide - Accused while quarreling with his wife, all of a sudden stabbed his baby son on his chest/neck and also stabbed his daughter on her back - Baby son succumbed to the injuries at the spot - Wife admitted that she had illicit relationship - But no evidence that..........
RAJASTHAN HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304-- Part II - Culpable homicide - Sentence - Incident occurred about 30 years ago - Incident was sudden and under impulse of anger - No previous enmity - Appellant 21 years of age at the time of incident and having no criminal record - In jail for 16 months - Sentence reduced to period already..........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2010
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Injury caused to the deceased not pre-mediated - It was just out of rage and impulsion that accused caused injury to the deceased when both were heavily drunk - Held, only offence of culpable homicide not amounting to murder is made out - There was no..........

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